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Hotel Riu Vallarta

Certificate of Excellence
16/05/2017 17/05/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Port Coquitlam, Canada
Reviewed 15 June 2015

we were with my family for my neices wedding. For a 5 star hotel no mexican flavor at all!! We felt like it was a Vegas hotel minus the casinos. We stayed at the sister hotel the Jalisco next door but we were told it was stay at 1 play at 2 .. Not so much! Although the rest of...

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5Thank glenda w
Preston, United Kingdom
Reviewed 15 June 2015 via mobile

Unless you are visiting the hotel as part of a reduced / last minute offer I really wouldn't recommend it. Four of us joined the rest of my family out here for a special occasion. Overall, the hotel was ok but not worth the £2k price tag it came with (for each of us!) Various issues / disappointing parts ranging...

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9Thank ASN1985
Missouri
Reviewed 15 June 2015

When I tried to set up a vacation with flights directly from the Riu Vallarta hotel internet site I was transferred to an agency named Neat Travel. The agency page was fairly straight forward and the upgrade choices were displayed and priced in a convenient way. I upgraded to a Jr. Suite and choose my flight seats. After a few...

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1Thank Speed44USA
Reviewed 15 June 2015

Great hotel for families with kids, it was clean with decent food. 5 restaurants to choose from. Pool was great and beach in front was clean. lots to do with kids and evening entertainment was fun. rooms were not huge and beds were more like 2 fullsize vs 2 queens so for the adults that was not the most comfortable....

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Widnes, United Kingdom
Reviewed 14 June 2015

I travelled to this hotel during 29.05.15 - 12.06.15 for my honeymoon and also a family holiday which included myself, husband 2 and a half year old son, my mother and father and auntie and uncle. I feel we made many happy memories during our stay here at Riu Vallarta. Reading other reviews i can agree on many negative and...

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7Thank Lorna S
Nottingham UK
Reviewed 14 June 2015

The Riu Vallarta is probably the worst Riu hotel in which I have stayed, but one of the cleanest . The rooms are spacious and spotlessly clean. The air conditioning is very good. the only drawback is the noise that continues from 7 pm live music and kids squealing ,until 2 am with the thump of disco music, I had...

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4Thank NDennis
Camberley, United Kingdom
Reviewed 14 June 2015 via mobile

I have just come back from staying at the RIU Vallarta for a week, we booked a last minute deal to this hotel and are so glad we chose this place over anywhere else. First of all the Thomson Dreamliner is a lovely plane plenty of space and the service is top notch and we were sat in the economy...

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10Thank oneworldsilver
Romford
Reviewed 14 June 2015

We hav just arrived back from here and we're absolutely gutted to be home , the hotel was great , staff brilliant , we met a great bunch of friends young and old , as for the bad reviews I've read are rubbish ,I'll tell you the truth , the food was nice, we booked into steakhouse 3 times and...

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19Thank 38rita
Burnley, United Kingdom
Reviewed 14 June 2015

just had two weeks at this hotel and had excellent holiday Rooms are lovely and clean as is the rest of hotel Plenty of sun beds round pool and on beach Main pool does get loud with the Americans All the staff are very helpful and friendly Only down size for us we were told when booking holiday that you...

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6Thank 803excellent2015
Greater Manchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 13 June 2015

Not even reached the end of our holiday at the Riu Vallarta yet and I am honestly gutted to be leaving at the end of this week. It may be a hotel with more vintage decor rather than modern but I can honestly not fault it! There is definatley something here for everyone whether its families, couples or a group...

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Highlights
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Beachfront
  • Spa
  • Free Parking
  • Free Internet
  • Breakfast included
  • Room Service
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
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  • Free Parking
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Breakfast included
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
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  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
* In Riviera Nayarit, overlooking the Pacific Ocean * Located on Playa de Flamingos beach, 2 km / 1.5 miles from Nuevo Vallarta * Complimentary sun loungers on the beach * 9-story building * 3 km / 1.86 miles from various shops * 13 km / 8 miles from the airport * 1 km / 0.62 miles from Flamingos Golf Club * Credit cards accepted: Visa, MasterCard, Amex ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Riu Vallarta

Address: Av de Los Cocoteros s/n | Lote Hotelero G, Nuevo Vallarta 63732, Mexico
Region: Mexico > Pacific Coast > Nayarit > Riviera Nayarit > Nuevo Vallarta
Price Range: $222 - $374 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Hotel Riu Vallarta 3.5*
Number of rooms: 445
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Also Known As:
Riu Vallarta Hotel Nuevo Vallarta
Riu Vallarta Nuevo
Hotel Riu Vallarta Nuevo Vallarta, Riviera Nayarit
Hotel Style:
#8 Romantic Hotel in Nuevo Vallarta
#10 Family Hotel in Nuevo Vallarta
#12 Top resorts Hotel in Nuevo Vallarta
#12 Spa Hotel in Nuevo Vallarta
#16 On the Beach Hotel in Nuevo Vallarta
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“For a goodnights sleep opt for a side room”
  • Sunrise view from room at side of hotel
111DW, 27 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Ocean View rooms great but loud at night.”
momofmykids, 26 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Request Mattress topper”
  • King bed room
  • Mini bar- shot area
  • Breathtaking views
Remio15, 25 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Bring tip money they earn it.”
liljoe, 22 Apr 2017 | Read review
“We were on the 4th floor and did not experience any noise”
wendren, 22 Apr 2017 | Read review
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